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How to buy IRCTC (IRCTC) shares

Learn how to easily invest in IRCTC shares.

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Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation Limited is a railroads business based in India. IRCTC shares (IRCTC) are listed on the NSE and all prices are listed in Indian Rupee.

How to buy shares in IRCTC from India

  1. Compare share trading platforms. If you're a beginner, look for a platform with low commissions, expert ratings and investment tools to track your portfolio. Narrow down top brands with our comparison table.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for IRCTC Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: IRCTC. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until IRCTC reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of INRINR1894.6, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of IRCTC, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of IRCTC. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

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IRCTC stock price (NSE:IRCTC)

Use our graph to track the performance of IRCTC stocks over time.

IRCTC shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-15.
Latest market closeINR1894.6
52-week rangeINR1290.05 - INR2297.1
50-day moving average INR2069.7166
200-day moving average INR1777.4021
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 191.1113
Dividend yield INR5 (0.22%)
Earnings per share (TTM) INR11.869

Is it a good time to buy IRCTC stock?

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IRCTC price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of INR1894.6

1 week (2021-07-12) N/A
1 month (2021-06-23) -8.84%
3 months (2021-04-19) N/A
6 months (2021-01-19) N/A
1 year (2020-07-19) N/A
2 years (2019-07-19) N/A
3 years (2018-07-19) N/A
5 years (2016-07-19) N/A

Is IRCTC under- or over-valued?

Valuing IRCTC stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of IRCTC's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

IRCTC's P/E ratio

IRCTC's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 191x. In other words, IRCTC shares trade at around 191x recent earnings.

IRCTC's EBITDA

IRCTC's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is INRINR1.9 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a IRCTC's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

IRCTC financials

Revenue TTM INR7.8 billion
Operating margin TTM 18.55%
Gross profit TTM INR2.9 billion
Return on assets TTM 2.83%
Return on equity TTM 13.59%
Profit margin 24.25%
Book value INR91.684
Market capitalisation INR362.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

IRCTC in the news

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